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Questions for oral answer on a future day as of Friday 15 January 2021.

The order of these questions may be varied in the published call lists.

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Questions for Answer on Monday 18 January

Oral Questions to the Secretary of State for Education

  • Patricia Gibson (North Ayrshire and Arran): What assessment he has made of the effect of the end of the transition period on (a) further and (b) higher education.(910834)
  • Danny Kruger (Devizes): What steps his Department is taking to ensure the adequacy of remote education for children during the covid-19 lockdown.(910835)
  • Stephen Morgan (Portsmouth South): What steps he is taking to ensure the financial stability of early years providers during the covid-19 outbreak.(910836)
  • Kate Osborne (Jarrow): What steps he is taking to ensure the financial stability of early years providers during the covid-19 outbreak.(910837)
  • Karl Turner (Kingston upon Hull East): What steps he is taking to ensure the financial stability of early years providers during the covid-19 outbreak.(910838)
  • Nickie Aiken (Cities of London and Westminster): What steps his Department is taking to support the educational development of children in early years settings during the covid-19 outbreak.(910839)
  • Paul Howell (Sedgefield): What assessment his Department has made of the effectiveness of the rollout of (a) laptops and (b) other devices to disadvantaged pupils to support remote learning during the covid-19 outbreak.(910840)
  • Mr Marcus Fysh (Yeovil): What assessment his Department has made of the effectiveness of the rollout of (a) laptops and (b) other devices to disadvantaged pupils to support remote learning during the covid-19 outbreak.(910841)
  • Andrew Rosindell (Romford): What steps he is taking to support students (a) preparing for and (b) taking vocational exams during the covid-19 outbreak.(910842)
  • Munira Wilson (Twickenham): What financial support his Department is providing to schools to fund additional costs relating to the covid-19 outbreak.(910843)
  • Clive Lewis (Norwich South): What steps he is taking to help ensure the safety of staff at (a) early years settings, (b) special schools and (c) alternative provision during the covid-19 lockdown announced in January 2021.(910844)
  • Grahame Morris (Easington): If he will increase funding for nursery schools to meet costs resulting from the covid-19 outbreak.(910845)
  • Gareth Johnson (Dartford): What arrangements his Department has made for examinations in 2021 for International Baccalaureate students.(910847)
  • Mrs Sharon Hodgson (Washington and Sunderland West): Whether it is his Department's policy that free school meal services will resume when schools that are closed as a result of the covid-19 outbreak reopen.(910848)
  • Sarah Atherton (Wrexham): What assessment his Department has made of the effectiveness of the rollout of (a) laptops and (b) other devices to disadvantaged pupils to support remote learning during the covid-19 outbreak.(910849)
  • Christian Matheson (City of Chester): What plans he has to introduce a school refurbishment and rebuilding programme for secondary schools.(910850)
  • Rachel Hopkins (Luton South): What assessment he has made of the effect of the covid-19 lockdown on (a) the attainment gap and (b) children’s mental health and wellbeing.(910851)
  • Jack Brereton (Stoke-on-Trent South): What steps his Department is taking to support the educational development of children in early years settings during the covid-19 outbreak.(910852)
  • Jerome Mayhew (Broadland): What steps his Department is taking to ensure the adequacy of remote education for children during the covid-19 lockdown.(910853)
  • Sarah Jones (Croydon Central): What steps he is taking to help ensure the safety of staff at (a) early years settings, (b) special schools and (c) alternative provision during the covid-19 lockdown announced in January 2021.(910854)
  • Rob Roberts (Delyn): What assessment his Department has made of the effectiveness of the rollout of (a) laptops and (b) other devices to disadvantaged pupils to support remote learning during the covid-19 outbreak.(910855)
  • Peter Aldous (Waveney): What steps his Department is taking to support students to sit their (a) technical and (b) vocational exams in 2021.(910856)
  • Daniel Zeichner (Cambridge): What assessment he has made of the availability of (a) devices and (b) access to broadband for school and college pupils working from home during the covid-19 outbreak.(910857)
  • Sir Roger Gale (North Thanet): What support his Department is providing to help safeguard (a) staff and (b) children in early years settings during the covid-19 outbreak.(910858)
  • David Linden (Glasgow East): What assessment he has made of the effect of the end of the transition period on (a) further and (b) higher education.(910859)
  • Tom Hunt (Ipswich): What steps his Department is taking to ensure the adequacy of remote education for children during the covid-19 lockdown.(910860)
  • Dr Luke Evans (Bosworth): What steps he is taking to support university students during the covid-19 lockdown announced in January 2021.(910861)
  • Cat Smith (Lancaster and Fleetwood): What steps he is taking to support students who have paid rent for accommodation at university but are unable to use it as a result of covid-19 restrictions.(910862)
  • Bob Seely (Isle of Wight): What assessment his Department has made of the effectiveness of the rollout of (a) laptops and (b) other devices to disadvantaged pupils to support remote learning during the covid-19 outbreak.(910863)
  • Steven Bonnar (Coatbridge, Chryston and Bellshill): What steps his Department is taking to ensure the adequacy of education received by school pupils during the covid-19 outbreak.(910873)

At 3:15pm
Topical Questions to the Secretary of State for Education

  • Suzanne Webb (Stourbridge): If he will make a statement on his departmental responsibilities.(910894)
  • Kerry McCarthy (Bristol East): (910895)
  • Judith Cummins (Bradford South): (910896)
  • Christian Wakeford (Bury South): (910897)
  • Taiwo Owatemi (Coventry North West): (910898)
  • Mrs Pauline Latham (Mid Derbyshire): (910899)
  • Stuart C McDonald (Cumbernauld, Kilsyth and Kirkintilloch East): (910900)
  • Stella Creasy (Walthamstow): (910901)
  • Paul Girvan (South Antrim): (910902)
  • Theresa Villiers (Chipping Barnet): (910903)
  • Matt Vickers (Stockton South): (910905)
  • Grahame Morris (Easington): (910906)
  • Bim Afolami (Hitchin and Harpenden): (910907)
  • Simon Fell (Barrow and Furness): (910908)
  • Lucy Allan (Telford): (910911)

Questions for Answer on Tuesday 19 January

Oral Questions to the Secretary of State for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Affairs

  • Munira Wilson (Twickenham): What steps he is taking to ensure his Department prioritises poverty-focused aid.(910974)
  • Wes Streeting (Ilford North): What steps he plans to take at the UN Human Rights Council in March 2021 in response to (a) Sri Lanka’s recent withdrawal from its human rights obligations under Resolution 30/1 and (b) forced cremations of people who die from covid-19 in Sri Lanka.(910975)
  • David Linden (Glasgow East): What assessment he has made of the effect of events at the US Capitol building on 6 January 2021 on the state of democracy worldwide.(910976)
  • Paul Holmes (Eastleigh): What diplomatic steps he is taking to bring Iran back into compliance with the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action.(910977)
  • Liz Twist (Blaydon): What recent steps the Government has taken to help ensure equitable access to covid-19 vaccines for people living in the Global South.(910978)
  • Dr Andrew Murrison (South West Wiltshire): What steps he is taking to ensure UK science and technology plays a role in international development.(910979)
  • Kevin Hollinrake (Thirsk and Malton): What progress the Government has made through international co-operation on tackling anti-microbial resistance.(910980)
  • Scott Benton (Blackpool South): What recent assessment the Government has made of the (a) political and (b) humanitarian situation in Yemen.(910981)
  • Duncan Baker (North Norfolk): What recent assessment he has made of the political situation in Ethiopia.(910982)
  • David Mundell (Dumfriesshire, Clydesdale and Tweeddale): What steps he is taking to tackle global malnutrition.(910983)
  • Claire Hanna (Belfast South): What steps he is taking to ensure that his Department's work on international development is subject to (a) oversight and (b) accountability frameworks.(910984)
  • Mr Tanmanjeet Singh Dhesi (Slough): What recent steps the Government has taken to help ensure equitable access to covid-19 vaccines for people living in the Global South.(910985)
  • Sarah Owen (Luton North): What assessment he has made of the effect of the death of Kashmiri citizens Abrar Ahmad Khan, Imtiyaz Ahmad and Abrar Ahmad Yousuf on human rights in that region.(910986)
  • Alison Thewliss (Glasgow Central): What recent discussions he has had with the US Secretary of State on that Administration's proposed designation of Houthis as a terror group.(910987)
  • Gareth Davies (Grantham and Stamford): What diplomatic steps he is taking to strengthen UK relations in the Indo-Pacific.(910988)
  • Bell Ribeiro-Addy (Streatham): What recent steps the Government has taken to help ensure equitable access to covid-19 vaccines for people living in the Global South.(910989)
  • Rushanara Ali (Bethnal Green and Bow): What assessment he has made of the effect of covid-19 on forcibly displaced people in fragile and developing countries.(910990)
  • Dan Carden (Liverpool, Walton): What steps he is taking to support the 2016 peace agreement in Columbia following the recent killings of human rights defenders and trade unionists in that country.(910991)
  • Steven Bonnar (Coatbridge, Chryston and Bellshill): What discussions he has had with (a) his counterparts in EU member states and (b) the Secretary of State for Transport on the diplomatic implications of the operation of the UK's border with the EU from 1 January 2021.(910992)
  • Caroline Ansell (Eastbourne): What progress the Government has made through international co-operation on tackling climate change.(910993)
  • Stephen Hammond (Wimbledon): What diplomatic steps he is taking to strengthen UK relations with ASEAN countries.(910994)
  • Alex Cunningham (Stockton North): What recent assessment he has made of the effect of the covid-19 pandemic on poverty rates in the Global South.(910996)
  • Rachael Maskell (York Central): What recent steps the Government has taken to help ensure equitable access to covid-19 vaccines for people living in the Global South.(910997)
  • Dr Jamie Wallis (Bridgend): What diplomatic steps the Government is taking to support the development and distribution of covid-19 vaccines (a) in the UK and (b) throughout the world.(910998)
  • Craig Whittaker (Calder Valley): What recent progress he has made on the next round of sanctions designations under the Magnitsky sanctions regime.(910999)
  • Rebecca Long Bailey (Salford and Eccles): What support the UK is providing to the UN’s work to secure peace in Yemen.(911000)
  • Ruth Jones (Newport West): What recent assessment he has made of the political situation in Zimbabwe.(911002)
  • Mr Steve Baker (Wycombe): What steps he is taking to support human rights in Kashmir; and if he will make a statement.(911004)
  • John Lamont (Berwickshire, Roxburgh and Selkirk): What recent steps he has taken to improve UK relations with Israel.(911008)
  • Damian Collins (Folkestone and Hythe): What recent discussions he has had with the US Administration on reports of the (a) detention and (b) assault of journalists covering the rioting in Washington, D.C. on 6 January 2021.(911009)
  • Mark Pawsey (Rugby): What diplomatic steps the Government is taking to support the development and distribution of covid-19 vaccines (a) in the UK and (b) throughout the world.(911010)
  • Bob Blackman (Harrow East): What diplomatic steps he is taking to strengthen UK relations with India.(911013)

At 12:15pm
Topical Questions to the Secretary of State for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Affairs

  • Rebecca Long Bailey (Salford and Eccles): If he will make a statement on his departmental responsibilities.(911034)
  • Jamie Stone (Caithness, Sutherland and Easter Ross): (911035)
  • Duncan Baker (North Norfolk): (911036)
  • Robert Halfon (Harlow): (911037)
  • Adam Holloway (Gravesham): (911038)
  • Bob Blackman (Harrow East): (911039)
  • Ellie Reeves (Lewisham West and Penge): (911040)
  • Alison Thewliss (Glasgow Central): (911041)
  • Ian Levy (Blyth Valley): (911042)
  • Mrs Emma Lewell-Buck (South Shields): (911044)
  • Mr Tanmanjeet Singh Dhesi (Slough): (911045)
  • Mike Hill (Hartlepool): (911047)
  • Edward Timpson (Eddisbury): (911048)
  • Aaron Bell (Newcastle-under-Lyme): (911049)
  • Ben Everitt (Milton Keynes North): (911050)

Questions for Answer on Wednesday 20 January

Oral Questions to the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland

  • James Sunderland (Bracknell): What assessment his Department has made of the effectiveness of the Peace Plus Programme in Northern Ireland.(910924)
  • Andrew Gwynne (Denton and Reddish): What recent representations he has received on funding for the payment scheme for victims of the Troubles.(910925)
  • Scott Benton (Blackpool South): What assessment his Department has made of the effectiveness of the implementation of the New Decade, New Approach deal.(910926)
  • Rachael Maskell (York Central): What assessment he has made of the adequacy of the implementation of the Northern Ireland Protocol.(910927)
  • Rob Roberts (Delyn): What discussions he has had with Cabinet colleagues on co-ordinating a UK wide response to the covid-19 outbreak.(910928)
  • Antony Higginbotham (Burnley): What steps his Department is taking to mark the centenary of Northern Ireland.(910929)
  • Kerry McCarthy (Bristol East): What assessment he has made of the adequacy of the implementation of the Northern Ireland Protocol.(910930)
  • Stella Creasy (Walthamstow): What recent assessment he has made of the adequacy of the provision of abortion services in Northern Ireland under section 9 of the Northern Ireland (Executive Formation etc) Act 2019.(910931)
  • Steven Bonnar (Coatbridge, Chryston and Bellshill): What recent discussions he has had with devolved Administrations on the December 2020 Northern Ireland Protocol agreement with the EU.(910932)
  • Lia Nici (Great Grimsby): What steps his Department is taking to help Northern Ireland businesses adjust to the new trading arrangements with the EU.(910933)
  • Mr David Davis (Haltemprice and Howden): What recent engagement he has had with victims groups on the issue of legacy prosecutions in Northern Ireland.(910934)
  • Simon Jupp (East Devon): What discussions he has had with Cabinet colleagues on potential opportunities for Northern Ireland at COP26.(910937)
  • Tony Lloyd (Rochdale): What progress he has made on bringing forward legislative proposals on dealing with legacy issues in Northern Ireland.(910941)
  • Mr Alistair Carmichael (Orkney and Shetland): What steps he has taken to help maintain trade flows between Great Britain and Northern Ireland since 31 December 2020.(910946)
  • Sammy Wilson (East Antrim): What recent assessment the Government has made of the effect of implementation of the Northern Ireland Protocol on Northern Ireland's economy.(910951)

At 12:00pm
Oral Questions to the Prime Minister

  • Alec Shelbrooke (Elmet and Rothwell): If he will list his official engagements for Wednesday 20 January.(911064)
  • Rob Butler (Aylesbury): (911065)
  • Claire Hanna (Belfast South): (911066)
  • Nicola Richards (West Bromwich East): (911067)
  • Rosie Cooper (West Lancashire): (911068)
  • Alexander Stafford (Rother Valley): (911069)
  • Neil O'Brien (Harborough): (911070)
  • Mr Ben Bradshaw (Exeter): (911071)
  • Sir Gary Streeter (South West Devon): (911072)
  • Laura Trott (Sevenoaks): (911073)
  • Tulip Siddiq (Hampstead and Kilburn): (911074)
  • Jason McCartney (Colne Valley): (911075)
  • Andrew Lewer (Northampton South): (911076)
  • Theo Clarke (Stafford): (911077)
  • Stuart C McDonald (Cumbernauld, Kilsyth and Kirkintilloch East): (911078)

Questions for Answer on Thursday 21 January

Oral Questions to the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs

  • Claire Hanna (Belfast South): If he will take steps to ensure that the new regulations for Great Britain-Northern Ireland pet travel are not overly restrictive.(911159)
  • Mrs Maria Miller (Basingstoke): What discussions he has had with the Environment Agency on when the Buckskin flood alleviation scheme in Basingstoke will be completed.(911160)
  • Emma Hardy (Kingston upon Hull West and Hessle): What recent progress has been made on negotiations for distant fleet fishing for 2021.(911161)
  • Bambos Charalambous (Enfield, Southgate): What steps he has taken to prevent disruption to food (a) imports and (b) exports since the end of the transition period.(911162)
  • Miriam Cates (Penistone and Stocksbridge): What steps he is taking to encourage the use of technology in agriculture.(911163)
  • Stuart C McDonald (Cumbernauld, Kilsyth and Kirkintilloch East): What assessment his Department has made of the effect of the UK-EU Trade and Cooperation Agreement on Scottish fishing communities.(911164)
  • Virginia Crosbie (Ynys Môn): What steps he is taking to support agriculture as Direct Payments are phased out.(911166)
  • Greg Smith (Buckingham): What assessment he has made of the potential effect on UK food producers of proposed restrictions on promotions of products high in fat, sugar and salt.(911167)
  • Harriett Baldwin (West Worcestershire): What steps he is taking to increase tree planting.(911168)
  • Mr Virendra Sharma (Ealing, Southall): What recent discussions he has had with Cabinet colleagues on the level of air pollution generated from the redevelopment of brownfield sites.(911169)
  • Neil Gray (Airdrie and Shotts): What assessment his Department has made of the effect of the UK-EU Trade and Cooperation Agreement on Scottish fishing communities.(911170)
  • Kate Osamor (Edmonton): What discussions he has had with Cabinet colleagues on tackling food poverty and insecurity during the January 2021 covid-19 lockdown.(911171)
  • Dr Luke Evans (Bosworth): What steps he is taking to ensure the UK is a global leader in animal welfare.(911173)
  • Andrew Gwynne (Denton and Reddish): What steps he is taking to stop recently born puppies being brought into the UK illegally.(911174)
  • Selaine Saxby (North Devon): What steps he is taking to promote sustainable fisheries.(911176)
  • Nick Fletcher (Don Valley): What steps his Department is taking to promote the development of environmentally friendly pesticides to help support the domestic farming of rapeseed.(911177)
  • Cat Smith (Lancaster and Fleetwood): Whether he has plans to reallocate (a) new and (b) existing UK fishing quota to small boat fishers.(911179)
  • Henry Smith (Crawley): When he plans to bring forward legislative proposals on animal sentience.(911180)
  • Dr Rupa Huq (Ealing Central and Acton): What steps he has taken to prevent disruption to food (a) imports and (b) exports since the end of the transition period.(911181)
  • Andrea Leadsom (South Northamptonshire): What discussions he has had with Cabinet colleagues on the creation of green jobs.(911182)

At 10:00am
Topical Questions to the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs

  • Alex Davies-Jones (Pontypridd): If he will make a statement on his departmental responsibilities.(911119)
  • Cat Smith (Lancaster and Fleetwood): (911120)
  • Liz Twist (Blaydon): (911121)
  • Andrew Selous (South West Bedfordshire): (911122)
  • Caroline Ansell (Eastbourne): (911123)
  • Daniel Kawczynski (Shrewsbury and Atcham): (911125)
  • Mark Eastwood (Dewsbury): (911126)
  • Chris Stephens (Glasgow South West): (911127)
  • Andrew Percy (Brigg and Goole): (911128)
  • Wendy Chamberlain (North East Fife): (911136)

At 10:10am
Oral Questions to the Member for South West Bedfordshire, representing the Church Commissioners, the hon. Member for Perth and North Perthshire, representing the House of Commons Commission, the Right hon. Member for East Hampshire representing the Parliamentary Works Sponsor Body, the Chairman of the Public Accounts Commission and the hon. Member for City of Chester, representing the Speaker’s Committee on the Electoral Commission

  • Stephen Timms (East Ham): To ask the hon. Member for South West Bedfordshire, representing the Church Commissioners, what assessment the Church of England has made of the effectiveness of partnerships between local authorities and faith groups in providing support to vulnerable people during the covid-19 outbreak.(911079)
  • Alan Brown (Kilmarnock and Loudoun): To ask the hon. Member for City of Chester, representing the Speaker's Committee on the Electoral Commission, whether the Committee has made an assessment of the implications for the (a) administration of elections and (b) strength of the Union of a reduction in the number of Scottish parliamentary seats.(911080)
  • Janet Daby (Lewisham East): To ask the hon. Member for South West Bedfordshire, representing the Church Commissioners, what progress the Church of England has made on its work to help tackle the persecution of Christians in Nigeria.(911082)
  • Mr Alistair Carmichael (Orkney and Shetland): To ask the hon. Member for City of Chester, representing the Speaker's Committee on the Electoral Commission, what steps the Committee is taking to ensure the safe conduct of elections planned for May 2021 during the covid-19 outbreak.(911083)
  • Danny Kruger (Devizes): To ask the hon. Member for South West Bedfordshire, representing the Church Commissioners, what additional support has been provided to the clergy and churches to help people attend church in person or online during the January 2021 covid-19 lockdown.(911084)
  • Alexander Stafford (Rother Valley): To ask the hon. Member for South West Bedfordshire, representing the Church Commissioners, what additional support has been provided to the clergy and churches to help people attend church in person or online during the January 2021 covid-19 lockdown.(911086)
  • Florence Eshalomi (Vauxhall): To ask the right hon. Member for East Hampshire, representing the Parliamentary Works Sponsor Body, what steps are being taken to consult disabled stakeholders on the restoration and renewal project.(911087)
  • Taiwo Owatemi (Coventry North West): To ask the hon. Member for South West Bedfordshire, representing the Church Commissioners, what steps the Anglican Communion is taking to tackle the persecution of Christians.(911088)
  • Chris Loder (West Dorset): To ask the hon. Member for South West Bedfordshire, representing the Church Commissioners, what steps the Church of England is taking to promote regenerative agriculture on its landholdings.(911089)
  • Mark Eastwood (Dewsbury): To ask the hon. Member for South West Bedfordshire, representing the Church Commissioners, what assessment he has made of the financial effect of the covid-19 outbreak on Church of England landholdings.(911090)
  • Henry Smith (Crawley): To ask the hon. Member for South West Bedfordshire, representing the Church Commissioners, what steps the Church of England is taking across the worldwide Anglican Communion to tackle the persecution of Christians during the covid-19 pandemic.(911091)
  • Jerome Mayhew (Broadland): To ask the hon. Member for South West Bedfordshire, representing the Church Commissioners, what steps the Church of England is taking to assess the efficacy on its land of zero-till conservation agriculture in promoting increased soil health, reduced use of carbon, biodiversity gain and carbon sequestration.(911092)
  • Mr Philip Hollobone (Kettering): To ask the Chairman of the Public Accounts Commission, what the planned timescale is for a response by the Government to the NAO report findings on the Ministry of Defence's Equipment Plan 2020 to 2030, published on 12 January 2021.(911093)
  • Caroline Ansell (Eastbourne): To ask the hon. Member for South West Bedfordshire, representing the Church Commissioners, what support the Church of England is providing to schools during the January 2021 covid-19 lockdown.(911095)
  • Wes Streeting (Ilford North): To ask the hon. Member for City of Chester, representing the Speaker's Committee on the Electoral Commission, what steps the Committee is taking to ensure that elections are able to take place in May 2021.(911101)